University-operated housing is available for 806 students; privately owned off-campus housing is also available in the area.Students
Penn State Berks is home to 2,800 students, many of whom take advantage of the campus’ unique programs, particularly in agricultural sciences. The campus is an idyllic setting for living and learning with programs for both resident and commuting students, offering a 110-acre working farm and two greenhouses where students can gain hands-on experience.
Major shopping malls, factory outlets, restaurants, movie theatres, recreation facilities, and entertainment options are close by. The campus is easily accessible from anywhere in eastern Pennsylvania, as well as neighboring states. Penn State Berks also offers special services to assist international students.